Two weeks down, how's February treating you?
Have fun outside while you can. From dance classes to catacomb exploration check out our weekend guide for a good time.
All Weekend longWinter Wonderland Escape Up Hunter Mountain
Sourced Adventures is offering trips to Hunter Mountain starting at $89, where you can either snowboard or ski, making the best weekend getaway this winter.
Bring a friend or go solo, either way, there are opportunities to meet new people and create great memories without breaking the bank.
Sourced Adventures provides transportation, helpful guides, and plenty of weekend options that are sure to fit your schedule. So if you’re seeking an escape from the city, look no further.
Library After Hours: Love & Resistance (476 5th Ave, Manhattan @ 7 PM)
Celebrate the opening of the Library’s newest exhibition Love & Resistance: Stonewall 50 with a night of curator talks, trivia, special guests, and more as we explore the history of LGBTQ civil rights following the 1969 Stonewall Riots.
The night will feature after-hours access to the Library’s new exhibition Love & Resistance: Stonewall 50, featuring photographs, documents, ephemera and more that illustrate the themes of nightlife, love, activism, and the queer press.
Make Pizza Drink Wine (77 Fulton, Manhattan @ 7 PM)
Get schooled by world-renowned pizza chefs Roberto and Giorgia Caporuscio at Keste’s Fulton Street location, where you’ll spend hours with us learning how to make (and taste, obviously!) authentic Neapolitan pizza.
Not only will you gain hands-on experience from the cream of the pizza-making crop, but did we mention you’ll also enjoy sipping on complimentary glasses of house red and white wines for the entire night while learning about the incredible history of Neapolitan pizza-- plus you'll have delicious appetizers like fried burrata and fresh mozzarella served family-style!
Papi Juice Vol. 45: Papi Valentine (599 Johnson Ave, Brooklyn)
Papi Juice Is an Intentional Space for Queer & Trans People of Color. This month’s love celebration will be hosted by Jeremy O'Harris, Zah, and Rocio Marie. Plus dance the night away to the talents and the sounds of Asmara, Bambii, Telfar, Jaqi Sparro, Dj Dana Lu, Sadaf, Joselo, Bryn Barnett, Jeremy O'harris, Zah, Rocio Marie, Adam R, Oscar NÃ±, Mohammed Fayaz.
NYC Record & CD Show (440 57 St, Manhattan @ 10 AM)
Vinyl lovers head over to The Weston to comb through 45” and 12” records from the morning to the late afternoon. Grab $3 off your ticket when you sign up for the mailing list.
Super Saturday Lion Dance Parades (Chinatown, Manhattan @ 11 AM)
Over twenty lion dance groups will be parading throughout the streets of Chinatown.
Each groups' lions will go store to store blessing and eating offerings. This day is the best day to get up close and watch lion dancing. Don't get confused with the float parade on the 17th where you'll be stuck behind a barricade.
NYC Corgi Meet Up February 2019 (Hillside Dog Park, Brooklyn @ 1 PM)
The Queen’s favorite breed, most likely for their quirky personalities and fluffy butts will be taking over Hillside Dog Park. Let us assemble for the February NYC Corgi Meetup 2019 in the Brooklyn. Meet inside HIllside Park
Unfortunately, you must have a dog to enter the dog run.
If you do not have a dog, please observe from outside the dog park, and do not crowd the gates. You are responsible for your own dog. Watch for aggressive behavior and clean up after your dog.
Make Mozzarella Drink Wine (77 Fulton St, Manhattan @ 3 PM)
Some pronounce it matza-rella, others say mutza-rella, but no matter how the word rolls off your tongue, there's one thing for sure: fresh mozzarella is absolutely melt-in-your-mouth delicious and the ultimate cheese-pull delicacy for those unforgettable, Instagram-able moments.
But seriously, who really knows what it takes to make mozzarella all by yourself? Not many, if any at all -- until now, that is. So with a little help from Keste Pizza & Vino's world-renowned chef and owner, Roberto Caporuscio, who was born and raised on a dairy farm in Italy (where he first developed his culinary skills that include both producing and selling cheese), you can now come and learn how to make fresh mozzarella-- so you can do it from the comfort of your own home afterward!
Brasil Baile De Favela Carnaval Party (158 Bleeker St, Manhattan @ 10 PM)
Celebrate Carnaval Carioca in a big way. Baile De Favela returns to NYC with an epic night of music and dance featuring the most incredible entertainment north of Ipanema Beach.
Featuring the sounds of Bloco De Favela Superband, plus confete, serpentina, contests, dançarinas & surprise guest performances; and your chance to win Catuaba, Coxinhas, masks, Chocolate Garoto , and Rio Brindes.
February 18Exploring the Brooklyn Academy of Music and the 100-Year-Old Opera House (30 Lafayette, Brooklyn @ 10 AM)
It's time to get up close and personal with AmericaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s oldest performing arts institution, and one of Brooklyn's ultimate hidden gems, in a way that few others have before.
The day will include in-depth overview of BAM and the facilityÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s rich history and story. A peek at historic photos and newspaper clippings throughout the centuries. Plus the main event, an exploration of the Peter Jay Sharp Building (1907), which features a 5,000 square foot grand foyer, 2,200 seat grand opera house, concert hall, BAM Rose Cinemas, and the former ballroom.
Schitt's Creek: Up Close & Personal (2124 Broadway, Manhattan @ 8 PM)
We have all loved following the Rose' as they navigate their new pay grade (or lack thereof) in Schitt's Creek, the town they purchased as a joke years before. Experience comedic genius of Daniel Levy and Eugene Levy up close and personal.